Monday, November 28,2011 : After weeks of pre-publicity, online gambling software provider launches its "blockbuster game of the year."
If you're an online gambler and you've been on the Internet over the past few weeks, it's been hard to miss the tease pre-publicity on Immortal Romance, a sophisticated and multi-featured video slot that software developer Microgaming says is its "blockbuster game of the year", on a par with company classics like Thunderstruck and Lord of the Rings.
From internet gambling information sites run by affiliate marketers to Youtube, there have been tantalizing glipses of the varied features and reward opportunities of the game, and now it's online at Microgaming licensees for players to try for themselves.( Play It Here )
Immortal Romance is the first in a series of games which introduces players to an intriguing storyline of forbidden love and dark desire in tune with the current popularity of Vampire and Twilight style movies.
With outstanding, mood-setting graphics and sound effects the designers have successfully captured the theme and the unusual characters that populate the reels, providing the player with a decidedly immersive experience.
This new slot is a 5 reel 243 Ways To Win game with a host of innovative features, weaving big slot action into a developing fantasy tale of the paranormal in a game that is at once comprehensively entertaining yet easy and exciting to play, involving sinister and mysterious characters, dark but rewarding chambers, vampires, and mystic symbols that can combine to present better options, extra free spins, generous multipliers and a new player achievement recognition facility.
The latter will keep players absorbed as they try to progress towards Gold status. Symbol achievements can be earned through completion of all wins associated with each symbol. These wins are recorded and reflected in the pay table, allowing players to keep track of their winnings.
Guaranteed to get the adrenalin pumping is the Wild Desire reward feature that can randomly trigger at any time, turning up to 5 reels Wild, with a Held Wild reels option; and there’s an absorbing Free Spin opportunity that triggers a selection of multiple bonus spins as the player progresses through the Chamber of Spins, where up to 25 spins with multipliers as high as 6x are achievable.
Three lion's head door knockers act as the Scatter, triggering entry into the Chamber of Spins, each dedicated to one of the four main characters in the game; there are intricate background stories on these characters, which players can access by choice within the pay tables.
The beautiful sorceress Amber offers the possibility of 10 re-triggerable free spins with a 5x multiplier, whilst dangerous charmer Troy waits within a vampire-inspired chamber in which 15 free spins are rewarded, and fluttering bats randomly turn symbols into multipliers of up to 6x.
Michael the vampire-lover presides over a rolling reels opportunity in which consecutive wins of up to 5x multiplier and 20 free spins are available, and the heroine of the unfolding story, Sarah, has the best rewards in a fourth chamber – 25 free spins on the wild vine feature which randomly changes symbols into substitutes and can re-trigger up to 4 extra spins.
Immortal Romance has to be one of the biggest and most exciting internet slots to be launched this year, and will likely be entertaining players for some time to come.